48/ Hike near Shelton Graves

The AT near the Shelton Graves. North of Big Butt is the final resting place of William and David Shelton who had enlisted in the Union army during the Civil War. When they returned home for a family gathering, the two were ambushed near here and killed by Confederate troops.

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